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Old 01-03-2012, 04:55 PM  
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3/4" plywood tongue and groove glue and screw it down or

the 3/4" premium osb T&G glue and screw it ?

which one is best to use?


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Old 01-03-2012, 05:21 PM  
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For joists 16" on center we use 5/8 plywood or 3/4 osb. I perfer the osb, no knot holes, no delam and tongue and groove fit better.


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Old 01-04-2012, 05:20 AM  
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yeah they are 16 on center i'll go with the 3/4 osb tongue and groove is a no brainer glue and screwed
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We use Advantec T & G with ceramic coated decking screws. Not reguler OSB
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Advantec screwed and glued...no problems at all since I switched to it.


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